Transformers: Generation 1
Hotlink was first named in 2013 as a toy that was meant to refer to an unnamed character who appeared in one episode of the 1984 animated Transformers series.
The character who would be Hotlink appeared in the very first episode of the Transformers animated series episode "More Than Meets The Eye Part 1", as a purple and white Decepticon Seeker jet, firing on Wheeljack and Bumblebee.
- Machine Wars Rainmakers (2013)
- A 3-pack of Deluxe Bitstream, Hotlink and Sunstorm. A BotCon 2013 exclusive.